Heaven sent: Dams fill up in days

GLADSTONE farmer would have left if deluge didn't arrive.

Family blessed with first decent rain in two years

Another 19mm at Clancella Downs, 20km south of Charters Towers, puts the March total above 100mm. They haven't cracked the triple digit monthly rainfall for two years.

Bring her down Huey: Family welcomes 100mm total.

'Green drought': high rainfall little help to farmers

Dairy farmer Martin Wilson said Calico Creek had seen little of the region's rainfall.

Gympie farmers say rainfall has had little impact on big dry.

188mm Baralaba drought breaker

Baralaba resident Vicki Bradshaw took this shot on Tuesday night of a severe storm over Kokotungo near Mt Cooper.

Tuesday drenched helping area's farmers

9 ways to enjoy a rainy day

Dancing around the house is always a good rainy-day activity. Air guitar with broom optional.

Take advantage of the rain to have fun without sun

Farmer: dry conditions 'worst I've ever seen'

HARSH CONDITIONS: Glastonbury farmer Steven Waugh said the combination of dry conditions and heat was devastating.

Extreme heat and dry conditions have left Gympie in drought.

Heat plays havoc on Stanthorpe apple orchards

Stephen Tomasel (right) with then Agriculture Minister Leanne Donaldson and a DAF representative last year while facing challenges after the 2015 snow. This year it was issues with the region's heatwave.

Rain comes too late for many.